North East Weather
North East Forecast
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely later this evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the early morning. Patchy morning fog in the north. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the north. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.
Sunday Cloudy. Morning fog in the north. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Monday Cloudy. Morning fog in the north. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Possible hail in the south during the afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||9||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 15||95||WSW 16||69|
||3||11||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 17||87||SW 18||61|
||3||11||70%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 14||75||WSW 13||52|
||2||8||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 13||94||W 14||70|
||3||9||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 14||82||WSW 13||60|
||3||11||70%||1-5mm||Slight||WNW 14||79||WSW 14||55|
||-3||-2||80%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 31||100||WSW 25||90|
||2||4||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NW 13||100||W 12||88|
|Windy with snow
||-3||-3||80%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 9||99||WSW 4||98|
||-4||-3||80%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 32||100||WSW 25||98|
||3||10||70%||1-5mm||Moderate||WNW 16||100||WSW 19||63|
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.